Master of Science in Applied Toxicology

Graduates will be able to demonstrate skills in understanding  of (i) applied research methods used in all aspects of toxicology and the (ii) aetiology, pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment of common poisoning conditions in animals and man.

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Programme Availability
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Host Department
Department of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology
Level of Study
Masters Degree
Mode of Study
Full Time
Programme Duration
2 Years

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE


COURSE ANTE    COURSE TITLE                
CORE COURSE
VM 621    Research Methodology                
VM 622    Statistics and Data Management                
VTT 601    Biochemical Toxicology                
 
VTT 602    Pathology and Clinical Toxicology                
VTT 603    Toxicokinetics and Toxicodynamics                
VTT 604    Risk Assessment and Food Safety                
VTT 605    Genotoxicology and Carcinogenicity                
VTT 606    Environmental Toxicology                
VTT 607    Reproductive/Developmental and Immuno-toxicology                
VM 700    Dissertation                
                
ELECTIVE COURSES
VTT 609    Pharmacology                
MVP 602    Diagnostic Pathology                
VPB 606    Forensic Science                
MBB 601    Molecular Biology                
MBB 612    Molecular Genetics                
                

Minimum admission requirements
A candidate shall be eligible for registration for the Masters of Science in Applied Toxicology if he/she has either,
(i)    Holders of Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM) from Sokoine University of Agriculture or other recognized Universities with at least a credit in pharmacology or toxicology OR
(ii)    Holders of Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Bachelor of Pharmacy from a recognized institution with at least a credit in pharmacology or toxicology OR
(iii)    Holders of Bachelor of Nursing from a recognized University with at least a credit in pharmacology or toxicology OR
(iv)    Candidates with a Pass degree will be considered for admission if they have satisfied the department/faculty that they have exhibited academic potential through extensive field work, subsequent research experience and/or additional training in Pharmacology or toxicology.

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Application forms can be requested from the undersigned or downloaded from our website:
http://www.suanet.ac.tz/phocadownload/postgraduate_application_forms201…. Such dully-filled
forms can be returned physically or mailed to the undersigned not later than 31st May, 2017 together with
evidence of payment of Shs. 50,000/= or 20$ for foreigners, as application fee. Payments should be made
through A/C NO. 0150076769860 CRDB Bank.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT
THE DIRECTOR,
DIRECTORATE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES,RESEARCH TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND CONSULTANCY,
SOKOINE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE,
P.O. BOX 3151, CHUO KIKUU,
MOROGORO, TANZANIA.
Telephone:+255 023-2640013, Fax: +255 023 2640013
E-mail: drpgs@suanet.ac.tz,
Website: http://www.drpgs.suanet.ac.tz/

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